Rare Watches, Magnificent Jewels & Objets de Vertu 14 January 2019 | Monaco

Auction Details

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17 Breguet Rectangular Platinum Case and White-pink-gold Deployant Buckle, Sold to Sir Antonow in 1969, Accompanied by the Breguet Extract of Archives and a Breguet Box

Estimate: € 20,000 –⁠ 25,000

Lot Description

Model: Rectangle Extra-Plate
Material: Platinum
Year: Circa 1969
Case N°: 4300
Caliber: 9’-90 Manual
Bracelet: Leather strap, pink-white-gold deployant buckle
Dimensions: 31 mm x 24 mm
Signed: Dial, case, movement and deployant buckle
Accessories: Box and Breguet extract of archives

During the second half of the 20th century, Breguet focused mainly on the production of military and civilian type xx chronographs meaning that wristwatches that did not fall into this latter category were made in very limited numbers each year and are consequently extremely rare. This present lot extremely rare and very well preserved from 1969, features a very attractive rectangular extra-plate case and a magnificent silver guilloché dial with Roman numerals, baton hands; furthermore, the crown is highlighted with one cabochon sapphire. The present Breguet will tick all the boxes for the collector of rare timepieces.

Breguet en platine de forme rectangulaire avec boucle déployante en or blanc et rose accompagné de l’extrait d’archives Breguet ainsi que d’une boite. Cet exemplaire est extrêmement rare et très bien conservé, vendu neuf en 1969 à M. Antonow ; il présente un très joli boitier rectangulaire extraplat et un magnifique cadran argenté guilloché avec chiffres romains, aiguilles bâtons, la couronne est en outre soulignée par un saphir cabochon.